'An incredible human being with an extraordinary story to share' Dr Rangan Chatterjee 'A beautiful, life-changing manifesto' Brene Brown 'I will be forever changed by Dr Eger's story' Oprah 'Her story is a testament to our true human potential.
From growing up fatherless and penniless on the inner-city streets of Dublin in the 1950s, to managing internationally famous Irish stars such as Brenan O’Carroll, Colm Wilkinson, Rebecca Storm and Phil Coulter, Pat Egan has had a life like no other.
From one of America's iconic writers, a portrait of a marriage and a life - in good times and bad - that will speak to anyone who has ever loved a husband or wife or child. A stunning book of electric honesty and passion.
This is a book to inspire in turn fascination, excitement, horror, amazement, occasionally laughter. Max Hastings mingles respect for the courage of those who fight with compassion for those who become their victims, above all civilians, and especially in the twenty-first century, which some are already calling 'the Post-Heroic Age'.